Radiologic Technologist (RT) Interview Questions

1 Share an example of a time you had to gather information from multiple sources. How did you determine which information was relevant?
2 Walk me through how you would operate or oversee operation of radiologic or magnetic imaging equipment to produce images of the body for diagnostic purposes.
3 What have you found to be the best way to key commands and data into computer to document and specify scan sequences, adjust transmitters and receivers, or photograph certain images?
4 What is the key to success when communicating with the public.
5 Share an experience you had in dealing with a difficult person and how you handled the situation.
6 Share an experience in which you've successfully learned how to handle a new piece of equipment?
7 Share an experience when you applied new technology or information in your job. How did it help your company?
8 What factors do you consider when reviewing and evaluating developed x-rays, video tape, or computer-generated information to determine if images are satisfactory for diagnostic purposes?
9 What is the most challenging part of explaining procedures and observing patients to ensure safety and comfort during scan? Share an example.
10 Share an example when you successfully positioned imaging equipment and adjusted controls to set exposure time and distance, according to specification of examination.
11 Provide an experience in which you were sensitive to somone's needs or feelings. How did your helpfulness affect your work environment?
12 What have you found to be the best way to take thorough and accurate patient medical histories?
13 Share an example of when you went above and beyond the "call of duty". (Look for answers that show the candidate is dependable.)
14 Name a time when your patience was tested. How did you keep your emotions in check?
15 Name a time when you prepared and administered oral or injected contrast media to patients.